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It's time to confront sexism in medicine by Doctor Preeti Shakya for Girls' Globe

It’s Time to Confront Sexism in Medicine

Patients will mistake female doctors, residents and students for nurses. This happens regardless of how a female doctor introduces herself. The idea that a woman can only be a nurse is clear evidence of the sexism that pervades our society as a whole.

7 Women Breaking Stereotypes in Pakistan

Pakistan remains one of the most male-dominated societies in the world, and women still tend to be portrayed or stigmatised as subordinates. In the patriarchal culture of Pakistan, women are often limited to doing domestic work and forced to hide the talents and skills they possess.

The Women I am Not

After spending a weekend in bed with flu and catching up on TV, I have an aching sensation (which incidentally doesn’t come from my infected sinuses). Sex on screen continues to be misogynistic, violent and completely unrealistic. As young girls we are told to be

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